By Samuele Briganti: Back To The Roots is a non-fiction 20 minute short film about the life and works of Samuele Briganti. It was shot on April 2012 in Orbetello by Fabio Grande for F+A Studio Collective.
The documentary is about art and tattoos, the way I’ve started when I was only a kid, and how this passion became my job. A part of the movie is dedicated to hand-poked tattoos, and that’s the reason for the title “Back To The Roots” because I started tattooing with a sewing pin, and after 16 years I felt the necessity to go back to this method. The documentary is set to release in December… (more…)
Of all the things I’ve lost, I miss my mind the most… New York has missing pieces of my memory buried in her blanket of billboards, bright lights and broken glass… The end of the weekend had a very Fear-and-Loathing-in-Las-Vegas feel to it… There are cell phone camera-flashes, and small chunks of larger events replaying in a non-descriptive manner in my mind. I can recall middle pieces that have no end and beginnings that have no middle or ending… They only thing I’m 100 percent positive on; I had a good time… I think? [Video on expanded page] (more…)